Fifa has asked the Italian Football Federation  to investigate comments made by Carlo Tavecchio, the favourite to become its next president. Photograph: Claudio Villa/Getty Images

Fifa has asked the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) to investigate comments made by Carlo Tavecchio, the favourite to become its next president, in(...)

Fifa is to take the first step towards holding the 2022 World Cup in winter after its executive committee agreed to set up a commission to look into m(...)

AC Milan and  Roma players stand on the field as the referee Gianluca Rocchi suspends the match due to racist chants during their  Serie A  match at the San Siro. Photograph:  Alessandro Garofalo/Reuters

Roma have been fined €50,000 by the Lega Calcio after a section of supporters racially abused three AC Milan players during last night’s Seri(...)